Press Releases for December 2017

Dec 28    TOYEI INDUSTRIES RECOGNIZES OPVP FOR ASSISTING NAVAJOS LIVING WITH PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DISABILITIES

Dec 28    OPVP UNDERTAKING EFFORTS TO BUILD STRONG HOUSING PROGRAM

Dec 27  Budget and Finance Committee recommends approval of supplemental funding for scholarships for Navajo students

Dec 27    RUNNING FOR BEARS EARS

Dec 27    Navajo Nation Council offers condolences for the Navajo Nation’s first woman District Court Judge Marie Neswood

Dec 26  THE NAVAJO NATION FOUGHT AND WON TO PUT AN END TO GERRYMANDERING IN UTAH'S SAN JUAN COUNTY

Dec 24  MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT

Dec 24    Yá'át'ééh Késhmish (Merry Christmas) from The Office of Miss Navajo Nation

Dec 22  Council supports funding for student housing project for Navajo students at the University of New Mexico

Dec 22  Navajo Nation Council approves $2.4 million to support District Grazing Committees, Eastern Navajo Land Board, and Farm Boards

Dec 22  COUNCIL VOTES TO SUPPORT OPVP INITIATIVE IN PROVIDING STUDENT HOUSING

Dec 22  COUNCIL VOTES IN CLEAN SWEEP TO SUPPORT A MISGUIDED, UNFUNDED LEGISLATION

Dec 22  Navajo Nation Council overrides President Russell Begaye’s veto of the Veterans Trust Fund Income Act

Dec 22  Council members applaud U.S. District Court ruling upholding Navajo voting rights in San Juan County, Utah

Dec 21  Resources and Development Committee recertifies Red Mesa Chapter’s community-based land use plan

Dec 20  NIZHONI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SAFE AFTER SHOTS FIRED, SUSPECT IN CUSTODY

Dec 20  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports increased funding for Navajo Nation scholarships

Dec 19  Law and Order Committee supports the Civil Rights of Individuals with Disabilities Act of 2017

Dec 18  Congratulations to rodeo world champion Erich Rogers

Dec 15  Navajo Nation Council offers condolences to the family of Navajo Code Talker Teddy Draper, Sr.

Dec 14  Council members distribute turkeys for Navajo senior citizens

Dec 14  Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission testifies in sentencing hearing for the murders of two homeless Navajo men

Dec 14    PRESIDENT BEGAYE CALLS UPON NATION TO CELEBRATE LIFE OF CODE TALKER TEDDY DRAPER SR.

Dec 13    FUNERAL SERVICES HELD FOR NAVAJO CODE TALKER GEORGE B. WILLIE

Dec 13    RUNNING FOUR STATES, FOUR DAYS AT FOUR CORNERS QUAD KEYAH

Dec 12    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SECURES AMBER ALERT FOR THE NAVAJO NATION

Dec 12  Sexual Assault Prevention Subcommittee continues to advocate for the full implementation of a Navajo Nation AMBER Alert system

Dec 12  NAVAJO NATION SUES WELLS FARGO OVER PREDATORY SALES TACTICS

Dec 12  Navajo Nation files lawsuit against Wells Fargo Bank

Dec 12  Resources and Development Committee reappoints Bobby Begaye to the Navajo Nation Telecommunication Regulatory Commission

Dec 12  Speaker Bates advocates for Navajo Nation priorities with House and Senate members at the Western Caucus Foundation summit

Dec 12  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports Navajo student housing pilot project at UNM

Dec 11    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ SPEAKS ABOUT RESILIENCE AT CDC

Dec 09  Budget and Finance Committee approves loan agreement to construct the Twin Arrows Travel Center Development Project

Dec 08    PRESIDENT BEGAYE EMPHASIZES ECONOMIC DIVERSITY AND INNOVATION AT STANFORD BUSINESS SCHOOL

Dec 08    Resources and Development Committee commends watershed studies agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Dec 07  Resources and Development Committee meets again with NHA to receive update on housing plans and goals for the next year

Dec 07  NAVAJO NATION UNDER HEIGHTENED POLICE PATROL

Dec 07  THREE DEAD IN AZTEC HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING, NO REPORTED INJURIES

Dec 07  Navajo Nation Council shares condolences with the victims and families of the Aztec High School shooting

Dec 07  Law and Order Committee addresses the need for public safety services in Pueblo Pintado and surrounding communities

Dec 07  TWO DEAD IN AZTEC HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING

Dec 06  OPVP GARNERS SUPPORT FOR UNM STUDENT DORMS

Dec 06    PRESIDENT BEGAYE TESTIFIES BEFORE CONGRESS ON PROTECTING UTAH NAVAJO WATER RIGHTS

Dec 05    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SAYS NAVAJO CODE TALKER GEORGE WILLIE COURAGEOUSLY DEFENDED OUR FREEDOM

Dec 05  Delegate Filfred receives Marjory Stoneman Douglas Award on behalf of the Navajo Nation

Dec 05    Navajo Nation Council offers condolences to the family of Navajo Code Talker George B. Willie, Sr.

Dec 04    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ MAKES DELIVERY TO MILITARY ORGANIZATION

Dec 04    Naabik’íyáti’ Committee stands with Navajo Veterans in supporting the override of President Begaye’s veto of the Veterans Trust Fund Income Act

Dec 04  VETERANS TRUST FUND LEGISLATION REQUIRES CLARIFICATION ENSURING CONTINUED GROWTH AND FUNDING FOR HOUSING PROGRAM

Dec 04  Navajo Nation Council condemns downsizing of Bears Ears National Monument

Dec 04  NAVAJO NATION WILL DEFEND BEARS EARS

Dec 04    Delegate Yazzie congratulates Navajo elders during the Churchrock Senior Center grand opening celebration (4 MB)

Dec 02  NGS EXTENSION LEASE SIGNED CONTINUING OPERATIONS UNTIL 2019

Dec 02    PRESIDENT BEGAYE CONGRATULATES TIM KELLER ON BECOMING ALBUQUERQUE’S TENTH MAYOR

Dec 02  NICCO MONTAÑO BECOMES FIRST UFC NAVAJO CHAMPION

Dec 02  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee receives update report from the Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation

Dec 01    CHURCH ROCK SENIOR CENTER IS OFFICIALLY OPENED